Yes, it is done on tour and successfully. Just ask Sergio Garcia who has been doing it on and off for the last 3 years. He said he did it when winning the Masters back in 2017. Despite a prolonged winless drought, he continued to do it at the Sanderson Farms event. He won the event with a birdie on the last hole to beat Peter Malnati by a stroke.
Mel Reid notched her first LPGA Tour victory at the ShopRite LPGA Classic. She posted a 4 under 67 on Sunday to win by 2 strokes over Jennifer Kupcho.
On the Korn Ferry Tour, Evan Harmelling birdied the first playoff hole against Kevin Dougherty to win the Savannah Golf Championship.
The Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open ended in a playoff as well with Aaron Rai beating Tommy Fleetwood.